LEWES (BREAKWATER HARBOR)

Station Information

Station ID: 224
Latitude: 38.781667
Longitude: -75.12
Coastline code: 960
Station code: 85
Country: UNITED STATES
Time span of data: 1919 – 2016
Completeness (%): 76
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 02 Feb 2017

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: CHL1
Research Quality Data from UHSLC station 747: hourly and daily

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Lewes, Delaware 960/085 RLR(1971) is 10.2m below BM36
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-Aug-2011 :
Using data extracted from the NOAA website the RLR diagram has been re-drawn. The Primary benchmark now appears to be NO 20 1975 3.99m above the gauge datum. The previously used PSMSL benchmark BM36 4.651m above gauge datum no longer appears on the NOAA website.

Data Authority

N.O.A.A. / N.O.S.
N/oes33, Ssmc4, Room 6531
1305 East-West Highway
Silver Spring,
MD 20910
UNITED STATES